Travel headlines for Wednesday include updates on the Metro-North derailment investigation and NYC's gridlock alert.» Read More
Traffic congestion in Europe is increasing, with Istanbul topping the list of the cities with the worst congestion on the continent, according to the latest “Congestion Index” by navigation producer TomTom.
Taxi drivers and hire companies are warning of a worsening shortage of London black cabs that will coincide with the run-up to Christmas, traditionally the busiest time of year for the trade. The FT reports.
Political inertia, red tape and a dearth of foreign investment are impeding a much needed overhaul.
Puh-leeeeeease! That job is so overrated. Here are the 12 most overrated jobs of 2012 and, lest you think no one noticed, the 12 most underrated jobs!
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The carefully staged political pageant that will play out next month in Beijing is not something that Jiang Wenhai, the 40-year old Communist party secretary of Silver Dragon village, spends a great deal of time thinking about. The FT reports.
David Marshall, fund manager, at John Laing Infrastructure, told CNBC, investors can expect stable cash yields and a good return from infrastructure funds.
The nation's mayors are gathering today to discuss infrastructure and boost American cities' fortunes, with Alvin Brown, mayor of Jacksonville, FL.
Discussing California State Teachers' Retirement System, (CalSTRS), making a $500M wager on infrastructure assets, with Greg Zuckerman, Wall Street Journal.
Across the NFL and MLB, team owners know wealthy individuals and big corporations are willing to pay big bucks for a private box. It's an unbeatable formula.
Gene Huang, FedEx chief economist, discusses the state of the global economy and how his company plans to deliver profits this holiday season.
So which are the best cities to live in the world? We've put together a list of the world's 15 cities with the best quality of life.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on California's proposal to build a high-speed rail system, but Congress could derail that plan.
Ed Rendell, former Pennsylvania governor, discusses what it will take to improve America's infrastructure.
Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Group founder & chairman, takes viewers through the Spaceport America facility, and discusses how it sets the standard for future space travel.
Check out the 10 worst cities for commuting, accompanied by some of the commuting-related findings specific to each city.
The World Health Organization recently released a report on air quality in countries around the globe, on which we based a list of the ten most polluted countries.
In the aftermath of China's recent high-speed train collision, citizens have lashed out at the government's handling of the disaster on weibo, the Chinese version of Twitter. The NYT reports.
The Chinese rating agency best known for downgrading US sovereign debt last year, has come under fire domestically for giving the country’s embattled railway ministry a higher rating than the government. The FT reports.
Discussing the FAA standoff and why Congress can't get the deal done, with CNBC's Hampton Pearson; Randy Babbitt, FAA Administrator; Jared Bernstein. Center on Budget & Policy Priorities, and Armstrong Williams, television and radio host.